North Star Investment Management Has Raised By $319,300 Its Emerson Elec Co Com (EMR) Position; Shorts at Infusystems Holdings (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU) Raised By 77.65%

Infusystems Holdings Incorporated (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU) had an increase of 77.65% in short interest. INFU’s SI was 15,100 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 77.65% from 8,500 shares previously. With 22,100 avg volume, 1 days are for Infusystems Holdings Incorporated (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU)’s short sellers to cover INFU’s short positions. The stock increased 0.51% or $0.0122 during the last trading session, reaching $2.3872. About 3,519 shares traded. InfuSystem Holdings Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU) has declined 60.61% since January 12, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 77.31% the S&P500.

North Star Investment Management Corp increased Emerson Elec Co Com (EMR) stake by 117.05% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. North Star Investment Management Corp acquired 5,150 shares as Emerson Elec Co Com (EMR)’s stock declined 4.02%. The North Star Investment Management Corp holds 9,550 shares with $600,000 value, up from 4,400 last quarter. Emerson Elec Co Com now has $47.18B valuation. The stock increased 1.78% or $1.29 during the last trading session, reaching $73.88. About 2.92 million shares traded. Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) has risen 18.47% since January 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.77% the S&P500.

Since December 12, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 0 selling transactions for $148,602 activity. Meridian OHC Partners – LP also bought $148,602 worth of InfuSystem Holdings Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU) on Tuesday, December 12.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.31 in Q3 2017. Its down 1.19, from 1.5 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 6 investors sold InfuSystem Holdings Inc. shares while 7 reduced holdings. 0 funds opened positions while 4 raised stakes. 6.66 million shares or 0.79% less from 6.71 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Renaissance Tech Ltd Llc accumulated 0% or 90,300 shares. Salem Investment Counselors Inc owns 12,476 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Minerva Advsr Limited Liability Com has invested 2.23% of its portfolio in InfuSystem Holdings Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU). Royal Bank Of Canada invested in 0% or 17 shares. Vanguard Group Inc accumulated 0% or 454,125 shares. Bridgeway Management owns 0.01% invested in InfuSystem Holdings Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU) for 632,676 shares. Spark Mgmt Ltd Liability has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in InfuSystem Holdings Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU). Geode Capital Management Limited Liability Com owns 46,642 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. San Francisco Sentry Invest Grp Inc (Ca) has 0% invested in InfuSystem Holdings Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU). Tower Research Cap Ltd Limited Liability Company (Trc) holds 0% in InfuSystem Holdings Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU) or 100 shares. Lsv Asset Mgmt invested 0% of its portfolio in InfuSystem Holdings Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU). Panagora Asset Mngmt reported 0% of its portfolio in InfuSystem Holdings Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU). Gabelli Funds Limited Liability Corporation invested 0% of its portfolio in InfuSystem Holdings Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU). Community Savings Bank Na holds 12,000 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Blackrock has 55,516 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.86 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.14, from 1 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 44 investors sold EMR shares while 444 reduced holdings. 92 funds opened positions while 328 raised stakes. 432.93 million shares or 1.76% less from 440.67 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Heritage Invsts Mgmt has 0.02% invested in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). M&T Bank & Trust Corporation has 1.21M shares for 0.41% of their portfolio. Waters Parkerson And Co Limited Co invested in 0.03% or 4,542 shares. Meeder Asset Mngmt reported 0% stake. Colorado-based Denver Inv Advisors has invested 0.15% in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). Rodgers Brothers Inc reported 2.13% of its portfolio in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). Rosenbaum Jay D stated it has 0.58% in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). First Midwest Fincl Bank Tru Division accumulated 43,141 shares. Grisanti Cap Limited Com stated it has 3,300 shares. Citadel Advsrs Ltd Llc holds 0% in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) or 97,404 shares. Community Bancshares Na owns 38,130 shares. Df Dent accumulated 12,659 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Moreover, Burke And Herbert Bancorp And Trust has 0.34% invested in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). Kbc Nv holds 0.05% or 85,462 shares in its portfolio. Boston Ltd accumulated 0.03% or 22,021 shares.

Among 28 analysts covering Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR), 8 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 29% are positive. Emerson Electric Co. has $79.0 highest and $41 lowest target. $61.05’s average target is -17.37% below currents $73.88 stock price. Emerson Electric Co. had 75 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, November 5 by Societe Generale. The rating was upgraded by Bank of America on Tuesday, October 17 to “Buy”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, August 5 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was upgraded by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, November 28 to “Outperform”. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Sector Perform” on Wednesday, August 5. On Friday, November 17 the stock rating was downgraded by Edward Jones to “Hold”. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, August 2 report. Wells Fargo maintained Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) rating on Wednesday, November 8. Wells Fargo has “Hold” rating and $65.0 target. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Wednesday, September 9 by Sterne Agee CRT. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, March 3 by HSBC.

Since August 31, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $616,887 activity. Another trade for 2,000 shares valued at $117,987 was sold by Sharp Robert T. 7,518 Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) shares with value of $498,900 were sold by Button Bell Katherine.

North Star Investment Management Corp decreased Sp Plus Corp Com (NASDAQ:SP) stake by 10,000 shares to 100,400 valued at $3.97 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Johnson Outdoors Inc Cl A (NASDAQ:JOUT) stake by 5,000 shares and now owns 60,975 shares. Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund (VTI) was reduced too.